France v Nigeria, 02 June 2009

Score1-0 to Nigeria
RefereeT Dyer
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueStade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Etienne
Attendance25,000

0  France

Manager: Raymond Domenech

1  Nigeria

Manager: Shuaibu Amodu

Goals:

Goals:

Joseph Akpala 32 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Steve Mandanda
Defender Julien Escude
Defender Rod Fanni
Defender/Left back Patrice Evra
Midfielder Alou Diarra
Midfielder Franck Ribéry
Midfielder Patrick Vieira
Forward Nicolas Anelka
Forward Karim Benzema
Forward Loïc Rémy

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama
Defender Olubayo Adefemi
Defender Dele Adeleye
Defender/Centre back Sam Sodje
Midfielder Seyi Olofinjana
Midfielder Kalu Uche
Forward Joseph Akpala
Forward Nwankwo Kanu
Forward Ikechukwu Uche

Substitutions:

Andre-Pierre Gignac for Nicolas Anelka 46
Yoann Gourcuff for Karim Benzema 46
Jeremy Toulalan for Alou Diarra 46
Sidney Govou for Franck Ribéry 70

Substitutions:

Yussuf Ayila for Nwankwo Kanu 46
Obinna Nwaneri for Sam Sodje 60
Dickson Etuhu for Kalu Uche 72
Obinna Nsofor for Joseph Akpala 75
Michael Eneramo for Peter Odemwingie 89

Cards:

Jeremy Toulalan 77 Y

Cards:

Olubayo Adefemi 49 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Cedric Carrasso
Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris
Defender Eric Abidal
Defender Philippe Mexes
Defender Bakary Sagna
Defender/Centre back Jean-Alain Boumsong
Midfielder Abou Diaby
Midfielder Lassana Diarra
Midfielder Andre-Pierre Gignac
Midfielder Yoann Gourcuff
Midfielder Jeremy Toulalan
Forward Sidney Govou
Forward Florent Malouda

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Austin Ejide
Defender Onyekachi Apam
Defender Obinna Nwaneri
Defender Mohamed Yusuf
Defender/Centre back Danny Shittu
Midfielder Yussuf Ayila
Midfielder Dickson Etuhu
Midfielder Sani Kaita
Forward Michael Eneramo
Forward Obinna Nsofor